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'Jackass' star Johnny Knoxville has a new recruit: Baby boy Rocko

By April MacIntyre Dec 23, 2009, 21:20 GMT

'Jackass' star Johnny Knoxville has a new recruit: Baby boy Rocko

New Dad- Johnny Knoxville - © Donna Ward / PR Photos

MTV "Jackass" star Johnny Knoxville (Phillip John Clapp) and his girlfriend Naomi Nelson welcome Rocko Akira Clapp to the family.

The couple welcomed baby Rocko on Sunday night in Los Angeles. The baby weighed in at 8 lbs., and measured 20 inches long.

Both mother and son are doing well, reports the Los Angeles Times.

Little Rocko has a 13-year-old sister, Madison, from Knoxville's previous marriage.

Knoxville has been guesting on WWE's RAW and recently announced the long awaited  ‘Jackass 3′ movie to start filming in January 2010.

Variety reported that the Jackass team are cooking up a third installment; the movie is also going to be shot in 3-D.

Paramount and MTV films have scheduled filming of cash cow franchise “Jackass 3″ to start on January 25,and they are looking to release it sometime in 2010.

“Jackass 3″ will star Johnny Knoxville, Bam Margera, Ryan Dunn, Steve-O, Jason “Wee Man” Acuña, Chris Pontius, Preston Lacy, Dave England, and Ehren McGhehey.

In the official Paramount press release, Knoxville stated, “We're going to take the same 3D technology James Cameron used in 'Avatar' and stick it up Steve O's butt. We're taking stupid to a whole new dimension.” 


The Dickhouse Productions team of Johnny Knoxville, Jeff Tremaine and Spike Jonze will be producing the film.

Locations revealed for the shoot include Knob_Lick, Kentucky, Mianus, Connecticut, Fukang, China, Buttzville, New Jersey and Gayville, South Dakota.



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